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Workers at Windy City Cannabis in Homewood vote to unionize

Windy City Cannabis workers at the Homewood location voted to join the Local 881 of the United Food and Commercial Workers union on Thursday, Oct. 13.

Teresa Ramirez-Gonzalez, recorder and organizing director of Local 881, said that 17 workers voted in favor of unionization and three voted "no." The vote was taken at the Homewood location and not companywide. 

Windy City Cannabis opened in Homewood early in 2016. Workers there voted two weeks ago to unionize. (Nick Ulanowski/H-F . . .

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